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Stop Cruel Primate Experiments in Germany - Via BUAV
Animals  (tags: Germany, EU, Laboratory Experiments, Animal Cruelty, Primates, Monkeys, Suffering, Killing, Ethical concerns )

Victoria
- 7 hours ago - buav.org
An undercover investigation at the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics in Germany reveals the extreme suffering of monkeys. Please write to the authority in Germany calling for an end to this research and the removal of the lab's licenses.
Animal Consciousness and Cognition - Via Animal Ethics
Animals  (tags: Animals, Sentience, Cognition, Consciousness, Ethics )

Victoria
- 1 day ago - animal-ethics.org
An article about non-human animal sentience (ability to feel), animal cognition (ability to think) and animal consciousness.
Save Raju the Elephant in India From Forced Return to Captivity in Chains - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: India, Animal Cruelty, Elephants, Protection, Wildlife SOS, Sanctuary, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 2 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Raju the elephant wept after activists at Wildlife SOS in India removed the chains that had been wrapped around his legs for the past 50 years. Sign to help this recovering elephant stay at his sanctuary free from spiked chains and painful suffering.
Protect US Wildlife From Destructive Logging Practices in California - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Wildlife, US, California, Logging Industry, Habitat destruction, Endangered Species, Black-backed Woodpeckers, California Spotted Owls, National Forests, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 2 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Please sign to ensure the survival of threatened species (including the Black-backed Woodpecker and the California Spotted Owl) that rely on California forests by banning irresponsible logging practices in the Tahoe and Sierra National Forests.
Stop the Oil for Ape Scandal in Borneo - Via Avaaz Petitions
Animals  (tags: Borneo, Orangutans, Palm Oil Industry, Deforestation, Trees, Habitat destruction, Endangered Species, Extinction, Ethical concerns, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 3 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Palm Oil companies are planning to expand the deforestation of rainforest on the Island of Borneo - alongside the Sekonyer River and Tanjung Puting National Park in Central Kalimantan. The orang-utan, clouded leopard and sun bear live in this forest.
Stop SOCO Drilling for Oil in Virunga National Park, Africa - Via Force Change
Environment  (tags: Africa, Congo, Virunga National Park, SOCO, Oil Industry, Habitat destruction, Endangered Species, Extinction, Ethical concerns, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 3 days ago - forcechange.com
An oil company, SOCO, is looking to illegally drill for oil in Africa's oldest National Park in the Republic of Congo, which is home to the unique okapi, 200 mountain gorillas, many endangered species and also people. Please sign this global petition.
Powerful Opportunity to Stop Destructive Mine in Alaska's Bristol Bay - Via Earth Justice
Environment  (tags: Environment, North America, Alaska, Mining Industry, Bristol Bay, Ecosystem, Habitat destruction, Forest, Water Pollution, Salmon Migration, Spirit Bear, Trees, Wildlife, EPA, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 4 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
The proposed mine would be the largest, most destructive open-pit mine ever built in North America destroying the great salmon migration, the spirit bear and heavily polluting water. The EPA is currently accepting public comments so please sign.
End Federal Agency's Wildlife Slaughter - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: US, wildlife, Wildlife Services, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Slaughter, Killing, Sadness, Ethical concerns, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 5 days ago - forcechange.com
End the Wildlife Services cruel and unwarranted extermination campaign, and demand transparency in wildlife management. It is supposed to be responsible for controlling invasive species but it has destroyed far more native species for unknown reasons.
Poll and Petition to Stop the Dolphin Slaughter in Taiji Cove, Japan - Via Focusing on Wildlife
Animals  (tags: Japan, Dolphins, Animal Cruelty, Slaughter, Killing, Suffering, Ethical concerns, Poll, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 5 days ago - focusingonwildlife.com
Please vote 'yes' in the poll to stop the annual dolphin slaughter in Taiji Cove, Japan and then also please sign the petition (via the link at the bottom of the page) to stop the six-month killing of dolphins in the cove which turns red with blood.
A Sour Deception: Citric Acid Comes From GMO Black Mold, Not Fruit - Via
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Genetic Engineering, Citric Acid, Food Industry, Industrial Farming, Black Mold, Big Ag, US, China, GMO corn, Health risks )

Victoria
- 6 days ago - eatlocalgrown.com
Nearly all citric acid (used as a preservative) is made in an industrial factory using black mold (Aspergillus niger) fermentation with GMO corn and is produced by some Big Ag food producers in the US and China. The mold feeds on GMO corn syrup glucose.
 
 
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